Consort to work with the Nuclear Institute on improving governance structures

Consort has been commissioned by the Nuclear Institute to facilitate the development of new or revised governance structures. The Nuclear Institute is the professional body and learned society for the nuclear industry. Representing over 2,500 professionals at all levels across the industry, from new build and operations to decommissioning, the Nuclear Institute sets the standards for nuclear [...]

Strategic Objective #1: Do not lose governance mojo.

One of my clients has recently lost its governance mojo, and what is ordinarily an enduring and industrious relationship between the Board and the Executive has faltered because of misunderstandings around the strategic plan. The association is led by a confident and capable Chief Executive (as are most of my clients, I hasten to add!): [...]

Don’t let policies impede your productivity and efficiency

Does your association suffer from policy clutter? One of the perennial headaches that is shared amongst association staff is that of creating and maintaining excessive operating policies. Colleagues invest a great deal of time and energy in designing and enforcing workplace policies, but often they prove to be utterly extraneous, being of little or no [...]

By | September 7th, 2017|Capacity, Governance, Leadership, Professionalism|0 Comments

Consort Strategy is a MemberWise Recognised Supplier

Consort Strategy is a MemberWise Recognised Supplier. This is formal recognition of my knowledge, experience and commitment to the membership and association sector. MemberWise is a professional network for association and membership professionals and I'm delighted to join the The MemberWise Network as a recognised supplier and am looking forward to engaging with and supporting [...]

Consort to support CARA’s policy development

Following a recent tender exercise, we're delighted that Consort has been chosen by the Canadian Association of Research Administrators (CARA) to support further development of its routine operating procedures and governance policies. CARA is the national voice of research administrators in Canada. With over 1,000 members, the Association's core strength lies in its diversity and [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Client News, Consort News, Professionalism|1 Comment

Consort commissioned by the Royal Society of Edinburgh

Consort has been commissioned to undertake a major review of organisational practice at the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE). As Scotland's National Academy of the sciences, arts & humanities and commerce, the RSE has an important role to play in supporting Scotland's cultural, economic and social fabric. The RSE's vision is to continue to build [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|Client News, Consort News, Professionalism|0 Comments